2:31 p.m. — A female caller reported someone egged her car at 1005 W. Main St.
7:29 a.m. — Scott Fleck, 825 SE Third St., advised someone siphoned half a tank of gas from his vehicle while it was parked in his driveway overnight.
7:04 p.m. — Katherine Patterson advised her 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt was keyed down the passenger side while it was parked at 520 SE Second St.
6:09 p.m. — A female reported a young juvenile male was riding a four-wheeler at Coronado and Lynwood streets. An officer located and spoke to the juvenile and his mother, advising them of the ordinance and to keep the ATV off the road.
1:44 p.m. — William J. Thombleson came into the security center to report a theft.
4:25 p.m. — Cheyenne R. John, 16, Montgomery, was driving east on U.S. 50E in a 1992 Chevrolet Camaro registered to Darrin and Amanda John when she ran off the south side of the road near CR 300W. She struck the guard rail and the vehicle flipped several times and came to rest on its top. John complained of head pain and was transported to Daviess Community Hospital by Southwest Medical. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.
2:56 p.m. — Rachel A. Wichman, 21, Washington, was stopped facing north at the stop sign at the intersection of CRs 200E and 100N in a 1999 Pontiac Montana registered to the Catholic Diocese of Evansville. She was preparing to make a left turn and, as she started to pull into the intersection, she stopped suddenly to avoid a vehicle passing through. Jennifer R. McGregor, 34, Plainville, was stopped behind Wichman in a 2007 Kia Sportage and accelerated as well, but she couldn’t stop in time to avoid a rear-end collision when the Pontiac braked.
No injuries were reported. Damage was estimated between $1,000 and $2,500. McGregor was cited for driving while suspended infraction, but she stated she thought the suspension had been lifted. A deputy advised her if she could provide documentation of the reinstatement he would provide a supplemental crash report and void the citation.
Kenneth Blain Clark, 47, Washington, was arrested Sunday by sheriff’s deputies for battery. He was held at the Daviess County Security Center on $2,000 bond.
Christina R. Detty, 33, Washington, was arrested by city police Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and OVWI/endangering a person. She was held on $4,000 bond.
Brandon John Auberry, 25, Washington, was arrested Saturday by sheriff’s deputies for OVWI/prior. He was released on $2,500 bond.
Alva Wayne Raber, 24, Loogootee, was arrested Friday by sheriff’s deputies for resisting law enforcement. He was released on $5,000 bond.
Jail Population: 153
Police Report for Tuesday
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Wrestlers for relay
The Team Todd Relay for Life team will be joining with Tri-State Wrestling to bring an event to the Old Petersburg Gym on Saturday. Doors will open at 6 p.m. with bell time at 7 p.m. Admission is $5 and children under 4 are free. All proceeds from the event go to the Daviess County Relay for Life Team Todd.
Dollar General focuses on reading
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation announced an award of $7,800 to the Washington Carnegie Public Library to support the new adult literacy program being now being offered.
Letters returned after 55 years
Fifty-five years ago Jerry Decker wrote letters back home to his sweetheart, Carol, from Camp Pendleton, California where he was based in the Marine Corps. Fifty-five years later, Jerry still had his letters from Carol. But Carol, now Jerry¹s wife of 52 years, had, well misplaced a few of hers.
11:08 p.m. - A female caller reported a power outage on Old U.S. 50 W. Line crews responded, but were not able to restore electricity due to a faulty underground line. The line was fixed Wednesday.
Shoals graduation set
Commencement exercises will be held in the gymnasium of the Shoals Junior-Senior High School at 2 p.m. Saturday for 36 candidates for graduation. The Junior-Senior High School Band, under the direction of Joel Weitkamp, will open the commencement program with the processional, followed by the national anthem.
Williams reunion on Sunday
The Nora and Beve Williams family reunion will be held at noon Sunday at Washington Eastside Park Pavilion. Bring a picnic lunch and any mementoes.
8:49 p.m. - A complainant on station turned in a pouch that contained an electronic tablet. The pouch was found at Eastside Park.
WC to graduate on Friday
Washington Catholic High School will hold its commencement exercises at 8 p.m. Friday in the gymnasium. Following the procession and invocation, Karie Craney, principal, will make introductory remarks. The salutatory addresses by Hannah Emmons and Steven Holland will follow a musical selection by the WC Ensemble. The valedictory address will then be given by Andrea Onyett. Daryl Hagan, superintendent of Catholic Schools Diocese of Evansville, and Andrew Wibbeler, dean of students, will present graduate scholarships. Bishop Charles C. Thompson, Diocese of Evansville, Daryl Hagan and Karie Craney will then present the diplomas.
D2DInc moves to WestGate @ Crane
Design To Delivery, Inc., a consulting firm supporting private companies and government agencies engaged in federal procurement and government contracting, officially opened its first office outside of its Washington, D.C. region in the WestGate @ Crane Technology Park on Tuesday.
High winds hit area; cause damage
Daviess County and the city of Washington were hit hard by storms that passed through the area Tuesday morning.
High winds accompanying the storms ripped through the area damaging buildings, uprooting trees and sending a 20-foot piece of wood through a car parked on the lot of Washington Chrysler Center.
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